The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Walsall during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 7.69% 6.32% 12.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 6.38% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Median salary £39,000 £39,050 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.12% -17.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 65 94 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 100.00% 98.95% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 63
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -13.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,119 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Walsall

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Walsall.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Walsall

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) e-Learning
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) EPoS
7 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
8 1 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Presales
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) EPoS
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Presales
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft